EY EY GDS Advisory, Procurement Consultant in Poland
EY GDS Advisory, Procurement Consultant
Requisition # POL000TD
Post Date Jan 02, 2019
EY Global Delivery Services means 27.000 specialists providing globally IT, HR, finance, project management and strategic business services to EY member firms. In addition we deliver support and solutions to clients from all over the world
We offer you an opportunity to join our international and multidisciplinary Supply Chain & Operations team to get the chance to give advice to leading organizations in all industries, helping them improve their procurement performance. Our team focuses on procurement transformations in areas including designing procurement operation models, procurement strategy, procurement processes, Source to Contract (S2C) and Procure to Pay (P2P) optimization and digitalization/technology optimization, supplier relationship management and procurement performance management. As one of our supply chain, procurement professionals you will deliver some of the most significant and class-leading procurement management projects to support global clients transforming and sustaining their business performance.
Your key responsibilities:
As a Procurement Consultant you will contribute to enhance the overall effectiveness of the procurement process for SC&O Procurement function. You will be involved in the biggest projects for Blue Chip companies across Europe.
Main tasks include:
Assist in designing future procurement operating models and looking for leading practices in organizational set up, demand-to-pay processes and supporting technology
Support client's sourcing process in supplier transition and localization projects
Carrying out supplier's evaluation and development
Assist in supplier’s manufacturing capability checks - ensuring available capacity, reviewing manufacturing processes, technology and quality processes
Support the evaluation, design and implementation of procurement tools
Assist in developing/driving procurement activities for each of the items or services within a spend category through vendor negotiations, process improvements, and compliance
Designing and implementing sourcing strategies, execution and market research
Support the European procurement advisory teams in communicating results to clients
Skills and attributes for success:
Professional experience (at least 2 years), ideally within procurement/supplier development and/or consultancy
Familiarity with industry S2C and P2P processes and supplier development activities, understand supplier and industry economics, technical background as a plus
Very good command of English and German
Advanced knowledge of Excel (Pivot, basic formulas) and Power Point
Very good analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work in team, communicate clearly problems, solutions and results
Ability to travel
What we look for
An ideal candidate should be able to work effectively as a team member, sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication and updating senior team members on progress. Flexibility to adapt to a variety of project types would be a key success factor for this role. We would highly value your personal drive and positive work ethic to deliver results within tight deadlines and in demanding situations.
What working at EY GDS offers
This role offers you the exceptional opportunity to work for leading companies across Europe, to develop your full potential as part of our international and multidisciplinary Supply Chain & Operations team and with the promise that no matter how long you stay, the unique experience last a lifetime.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible
Apply now to make your mark.